2016 Holiday Calendar of Bureau of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, New Delhi. Bureau will remain close on official holidays.

JANUARY
01: Friday: New Year
26: Tuesday: Republic Day of India

FEBRUARY
09: Tuesday: Losar (Tibetan New Year)
10: Wednesday: Losar (Tibetan New Year)
11: Thursday: Losar (Tibetan New Year)
22: Monday: Choetrul Duechen (Day of Offering)

MARCH
10: Thursday: Tibetan National Uprising Day

MAY
21: Saturday: Sa-Dhe Duechen (Buddha Shakyamuni’s Birth, Enlightenment and Parinirvana)

JULY
06: Wednesday: 80th Birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama
19: Tuesday: Zamling Chi-Sang (Universal Prayer Day)

AUGUST
06: Saturday: Choekhor Duechen (Buddha Shakyamuni’s First Teaching)
15: Monday: Independence Day of India

SEPTEMBER
02: Friday: Democracy Day of Tibet

OCTOBER
02: Sunday: Gandhi Jayanti

NOVEMBER
03: Sunday: Lhabab Duechen (Buddha Shakyamuni’s Descent from Heaven)

DECEMBER
10: Saturday: Commemoration of the Nobel Peace Prize to His Holiness the Dalai Lama